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Redeemer Online Directory

Redeemer Online Directory Redeemer’s password-protected online directory is now LIVE and available for all Redeemer members. Click HERE for a video that will explain the process to create (or recover) your personal login. Click HERE (updated link) to sign up for the OnRealm website, or go to your phone’s “App Store” to download the “Realm Connect” application for free. If anyone wishes to opt out of the secure directory, please email shirley.redeemerjax@gmail.com.

Collection for Hubbard House

Collection for Hubbard House Redeemer has long supported this domestic violence shelter with a monthly donation of food, shopped for and delivered by one of our members. At present, they have a particular need for Towels & washcloths Children’s underwear 2T up to 16 Children’s socks, all sizes There will be a collection box in the Fellowship Hall for these items. Pleasemake a note to take part in this special collection.

Opportunity to Unite in Prayer for the Children of Ukraine

Opportunity to Unite in Prayer for the Children of Ukraine As a follow-up to our recent discipleship class on the ministry of Compassion International, we are passing on this unique opportunity to join in prayer, quoting from a recent letter.“I know that you have a heart for children, and that’s why I’m writing you. Every night at 5 p.m., children settle in with their caretakers in cold metro stations, cellars and bombshelters. The curfew begins and will last until the…

Beyond 90 Volunteer Positions open

Beyond 90 Volunteer Positions open This mission partner ministers to refugee families in Jacksonville with the goal of “bridging the gap to self-sufficiency.” Their support services have been booming and they need YOU! This is an amazing opportunity for those with extra time during the day who want to interact with people from all over the world. Training will be provided. Come join their team and personallyinteract with the newcomers in our community. Current positions: Support Services – Help them with paperwork and public…

Advent Resource Kits

Advent Resource Kits On Sunday Bill shared a wonderful resource for Advent that is especially suitable for families with children ages 7 to 13: the Jotham books. Sheila DelCharco has written a curriculum complete with fun crafts and recipes that will enrich your Advent season. The kit comes with the book as well as the supplies that you will need to complete the crafts. There are some additional bonus crafts that do not include the materials but are easy enough…

Two Opportunities to Spread Christmas Cheer

Two Opportunities to Spread Christmas Cheer As part of our Advent Celebration, we are continuing our support of local foster care and adoption ministries by collecting new, unwrapped board books, games, and toys for One More Child to brighten the holidays for these vulnerable children. Look for the labeled box in the main area of the Parish Hall beginning this Sunday through December 5. Don’t have time to shop or don’t know what to buy? Leave a cash donation and Andrea McCullough will do the shopping for…

“Coffee, Cocoa & Connection”

An Advent celebration on Saturday, December 4 from 2:00-4:00. This is an event for everyone, a time of gathering together and spending time with one another, and taking part in a project to bless one of our ministry partners. You won’t want to miss it!

We Are Family

We Are Family Beginning November 7, you are invited to join the conversation on how we can put our values into practice within our Redeemer family as we live into our ‘future vision.’ We’ll be considering what it means to care for one another, what it looks like to engage in intergenerational ministry, and how to expand our understanding of ‘welcoming all.’ We’ll be meeting Sunday mornings between service, from 9:10-9:50. Please join in!

Wait No More

Wait No More Chet’s Creek Church is partnering with One More Child and Focus on the Family to host a “Wait No More” one-day event to educate and empower families to get involved with foster care and adoption. Saturday, October 23rd 10:00-2:00. You can find more information here.

Follow-up to Pure Religion: Caring for the Orphan

Follow-up to Pure Religion: Caring for the Orphan We want to highlight two opportunities coming up to continue our support and interest in foster care and adoption issues. The first is a gala on November 14th for Haven Retreat Center, which provides therapeutic retreat weekends for foster and adoptive families in our community. Let Andrea McCullough know if you want to attend (andirose84@hotmail.com), and perhaps Redeemer could have a designated table at this event. Tickets can be purchased directly from Haven.…

Ministry Fair Update from 9/26/21

Ministry Fair Update from 9/26/21 If you missed our Ministry Fair, no worries! You can still sign up for the many different ministryopportunities. Email Shirley.Redeemerjax@gmail.com and let her know which ministries youwould like to hear about or join. Nursery/Children’s ministry—Altar Guild & Acolytes—Worship/Media and Tech—Prayer ministry Small groups—Office volunteers —Adult Discipleship—Mission and Outreach—UshersSunday Coffee Fellowship—Redeemer Student MinistriesGreeters: In-Person Greeters: Online on Facebook LiveSunday Morning: Scripture Readers & Leading Prayers of the People

Video Resources on Our Website

Video Resources on Our Website We now have a page on our website to access videos from previous Redeemer events. It already has our Pure Religion, Apostles’ Creed, and a few Mission Focus videos. You can find them in ‘Redeemer Videos’ under the resources tab on our website.